John Elliott is Managing Director of Product & Offering Development for Accenture Digital. He directs, manages and drives growth of Accenture’s Mobility and IoT offerings and assets globally. Focus areas include advanced platforms, edge analytics, digital identity, mobile commerce and secure managed mobility. He manages a product team and is focused on innovation through partnering, a cornerstone of Accenture Digital’s strategy to foster open ecosystems in the digital space. John joined Accenture in 2011 with 20+ years of wireless, software and Internet industry experience including product development and management leadership at Qualcomm, Openwave and Verizon. He holds an MSc in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California. He has been granted patents in social, mobile and advertising. John is a member of Accenture’s Technology Leadership Council and IoT Steering Committee, the Board of Directors for technology incubator EvoNexus, and an advisor to start-ups.